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Homework assignments posted here are subject to correction in class or through other means.  Problems as assigned here are for your convenience but are not a substitute for obtaining assignments in class.  

Assignments as issued in class supercede these assignments unless otherwise noted.

Homework Assignment: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10

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Homework #1 (Due August 30, 2001)

Mole Balances

P1-10, P1-14, P1-18 (Using an ODE solver of your choice)

Recommended additional problems: 1-5, 1-7, 1-13, 1-15, CDP1-B (from CD), Kinetic Challenge game

Reading Assignments:

bulletTuesday (8/28): Preface, Ch.1 1-25 Introduction, Mole Balances
bulletThursday (8/30): Ch.2 33-48 Conversion, Design Equations
(HW1 Due. HW2 Assigned)

 

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Homework #2 (Due September 6, 2001)

Reactor Design Equations

P2-4, P2-8, P2-9, P2-11, P2-15

Additional recommended problems:

2-7 (will be worked in class)
Reactor Staging Computer Game

Reading Assignments:

bulletTuesday (9/04): Ch.2 48-59 Reactor Series
bulletThursday (9/06): Ch.3 68-84 Rate Laws 
(HW2 Due. HW3 Assigned)

 

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Homework #3 (Due September 6, 2001)

Rate Laws and Stoichiometry

P3-4, P3-6, P3-7c, P3-9d, P3-10, P3-11(b,c), P3-17

Additional recommended problems:
P3-12, P3-18, P3-22

Reading Assignments:

bulletTuesday (9/11): Ch.3 84-113 Stoichiometric Tables
bulletThursday (9/13): Ch.4 125-167 Isothermal Reactor Design 
(HW3 Due. HW4 Assigned)
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Homework #4 (Due September 28, 2001, 5PM)

Isothermal Reactor Design
P4-6, P4-12 P4-13, P4-22, P4-25

Additional Problems:
P4-9 (will likely be worked in class), P4-11, P4-13, P4-14, P4-15, P4-18, P4-24

Reading Assignments:

bulletThursday (9/20): Exam 1 (Chapters 1-3)
bulletTuesday (9/25): Ch.4 174-196 Isothermal Reactor Design
bulletThursday (9/27): Ch.4 201-204 Isothermal Reactor Design(HW5 Assigned, HW4 Due Friday)
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Homework #5 (Due October 4, 2001)

Determining Reaction Rates

P5-8, P5-19

Additional Recommended Problems:
5-4, 5-5, 5-11

Reading Assignments:

bulletTuesday (10/2): Ch. 5 223-243 Rate Data Analysis
bulletThursday (10/04): Ch. 5 243-259 Least Squares Analysis
(HW5 Due. HW6 Assigned)
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Homework #6 (Due October 11, 2001)

Multiple Reactions

P5C-2
P6-8, P6-17

Additional Recommended Problems:
P6-4, P6-11, P6-13, P6-23, P6-27

Reading Assignments:

bulletMonday (10/8), 9AM: Ch. 6 282-295 Multiple Reactions
bulletTuesday (10/09): Ch. 6 295-320 Complex Reaction Schemes
bulletThursday (10/11): Ch. 8 426-468 Non-isothermal Reactor Design
(HW6 Due. HW7 Assigned)
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Homework #7 (Due October 25, 2001)

Non-isothermal Reactor Design I

From Chapter 8:
3(a-c), 4, 10, 13

Additional Suggested Problems:
5(a-d)

Reading Assignments:

bulletThursday (10/18) Exam 2 (Chapters 4-5)
bulletTuesday (10/23): Ch. 8 468-510 Heat generation/removal. 
Read section 8-5 for class.
bulletThursday (10/25): Ch. 9 537-547 
Unsteady state non-isothermal reactor design
(HW7 Due. HW8 Assigned)
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Homework #8 (Due November 1, 2001)

Non-isothermal Reactor Design II

8-21, 8-31
9-7

Reading Assignments:

bulletTuesday (10/30): Ch. 9 537-547 Unsteady State Energy Balances
bulletThursday (11/1): Ch. 11 686-719 Catalysis
(HW8 Due. HW9 Assigned)
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Homework #9 (Due November 15, 2001)

Catalysis I

11-7
10-6

Reading Assignments:

bulletTuesday (11/6) ChemCAD and Reactor Design (Rescheduled 10/24)
bulletThursday (11/8) Ch. 11 TO BE RESCHEDULED WEEK OF 11/12
bulletTuesday (11/13) Ch. 10
bulletThursday (11/15) Ch. 10 (HW9 Due, HW10 Assigned)
bulletTuesday (11/20) EXAM 3 Chapters 6, 8, 9
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Homework #10 (Due November 27, 2001)

Catalysis II

10-3 (a,c), 10-11, 10-17a
ChemCAD Problem 8-10 (ASPEN also acceptable)

Reading Assignments:

bulletTuesday (11/20) EXAM 3 Chapters 6, 8, 9 
bulletThursday (11/22) THANKSGIVING
bulletTuesday (11/27) Ch. 12
bulletThursday (11/29) Guest Lecture, Dr. Bhattacharyya
bulletTuesday (12/4) Alternate Reactor Designs
bulletThursday (12/6) Nanoreactors
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